on Sunday, August 16th, all Major League Baseball clubs are honoring the 100th anniversary of the Negro League. Did you know Philadelphia had a team in the Negro National League? They were called the Philadelphia Stars (not the football team) and the Phillies posted some of their history along with opened ended comprehension questions.
10th graders…maybe you can ask your African American History Social Studies teacher to give you extra credit if you answer all of the questions for doing independent research?
Read the history here